Overall: 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 9.5 cm )
Glazed earthenware circular cup plate with dark blue transfer printed decoration of two-mast sailing ship on water in center, and trefoil and knobbed border on rim. (Border slightly smeared)
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
hand written: paper label affixed to back, in black ink: "CADMUS under full sail"
According to the donor, this image is misnamed the 'Cadmus'; but, the 'Cadmus' was a three-mast ship and this ship has two masts.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.